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Mexico is a moderately advanced and democratic country with a market economy in North America. Mexico consists of federal states. It is a member of the United Nations.
Quick Facts
Location: North America
Language: Spanish
Capital: Mexico City
Government: Federal
Population: 105 million
Currency: Mexican
Peso (MXN)
Time zone: GMT-8 to
Phone code: +52
Internet TLD: .mx

CIA Fact Book
Major Cities
Mexico City 11.3 million
Guadalajara 1.7 million
Puebla 1.3 million
Monterrey 1.1 million
Acapulco 720,000
Cancun 600,000
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Mexico Hotel Reservation
You can use this form to find cheap hotels in Mexico quickly and easily. Multiple hotel reservation providers are queried for your Mexico hotel booking request and the results are combined together so you can compare room rates and choose the best deal.

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Mexico Travel & Tourist Guide
Mexico offers much more that just a beach resort vacation. The rich cultural heritage, the fine cuisine and all the natural beauties like deserts, volcanoes as well as ancient ruins and colonial towns make up a perfect holiday destination.

Visit Mexico
Mexico in Wikitravel
Mexico in Lonely Planet
Mexico Transportation
Most tourists use major Mexican airports to get to their vacation destination. The railway network of Mexico is adequate, but buses are usually faster and the bus network is more extensive. Mexico has a wide network of roads and motorways. There are toll roads where you must pay as you drive through toll booths.

Mexico City Airport
AeroMexico Airlines
Mexicana Airlines

Greyhound Mexico

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History of Mexico
Spain invaded the native Mexican civilizations in 1519, starting a 300 years long colonial period. Declaring Mexico's independence resulted in a war which finally led to a recognition of independence in 1821. A large scale growth of the economy began in the 1940's and lasted for several decades, however Mexico saw several economic crises after the 1970's. Joined the North American Free Trade Agreement in 1994.

History of Mexico
Mexican History & Culture
Flag & COA
Flag of Mexico Coat of arms of Mexico
Mexico Weather
Mexico City
19 °C
(66 °F)
Current weather in Mexico City: 19°C, Clear
High: 27 °C (80 °F)
Low: 14 °C (58 °F)
11 April · 00:41 CDT
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26 °C
(79 °F)
Current weather in Acapulco: 26°C, Clear
High: 32 °C (89 °F)
Low: 23 °C (74 °F)
11 April · 00:45 CDT
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25 °C
(77 °F)
Current weather in Cancun: 25°C, Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
High: 28 °C (83 °F)
Low: 23 °C (73 °F)
11 April · 01:39 EDT
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